Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-289747

Description

Fragment of floral vine wallpaper border with attached sidewall paper. Border has undulating yellow branch with yellow berries, black leaves, white flowers on blue background. Narrow lower band printed in yellow on black. Roller-printed in white, yellow, black on blue stripe. Borders printed on ungrounded paper. Attached sidewall paper appears to be a plain paper with light blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 2001.281.925

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 26 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.692

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Leaves
Berries

Period/Style

Floral